We are on the hunt for a young, dynamic, person who possesses excellent skill sets in finance-related fields. The ideal candidate should have a strong educational background in finance or a related field, as well as experience working in financial and/or accounting roles. If you have a knack for numbers and a keen eye for details, apply to join our team. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to grow and excel in your career.


Job Title: Finance Officer

Reports to: Finance and Operations Manager

Job location: Yaoundé, Cameroon

Start Date: June 2024

About the Organization

Local Youth Corner Cameroon is a national, non-profit, youth-led non-governmental organization created in 2002 with the focus of working with youth to promote youth empowerment, inclusion and participation in policy making and development process. LOYOC seeks to build peace and conflict prevention, prevent youth radicalism and violent extremism through training, peer-to-peer education, sports, policy recommendations, and research, etc, and create an enabling environment for young people to exercise their full potential. As a youth-led organization, we apply a Positive Youth Development Approach that strengthens the assets/skills, sense of agency, opportunities for contributions, and the enabling environment for youth. The organization currently has 4 operational offices with headquarters in Yaoundé. With the need to recruit visionary and passionate young peace builders to push the organization’s vision and with LOYOC being an equal opportunity employer, we are currently looking for dedicated youths who are ready to not only share our goals but grow as well with the team.

Job Specifications / Requirements.

Under the supervision of the Finance and Operations Manager, the incumbent will;

  • Responsible for financial management and reporting and internal control
  • Ensure that local bank account administration and associated cash management functions are performed in adherence to financial guidelines;
  • Coordinate, review, and endorse responses to audit queries from internal and external audits and ensure the implementation of accounting audit recommendations.
  • Ensure that payments made are timely and accurate, and all month-end and year-end cut-off processes are implemented in line with relevant guidance;
  • Ensure accounting records are correct and reliable, including but not limited to timely bank reconciliations, maintenance of open items, timely processing of travel financial transactions, clearance of residual requisitions, and purchase order balance.
  • Perform financial management and control related to Cash-Based Interventions in adherence to financial guidelines.
  • Perform project control functions for both directly and indirectly implemented activities, in the absence of a dedicated project control position.
  • Prepare financial reports, monitoring and supervising expenditures concerning approved budgets and work plans;

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Interested applicants meeting the above requirements should submit the following;

  1. A Cover Letter
  2. A Resume including 2 reference contacts

via email to addressed to the Human Resource Officer, Local Youth Corner Cameroon not later than 11;59 PM on the  June 14th 2024. 

Only shortlisted Candidate will be contacted. Good luck!!

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